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Billy Root      

Full name William Thomas Root

Born August 5, 1992, Sheffield, Yorkshire

Current age 23 years 191 days

Major teams Leicestershire 2nd XI, Marylebone Cricket Club Young Cricketers, Nottinghamshire, Nottinghamshire 2nd XI, Worcestershire 2nd XI, Yorkshire 2nd XI

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Relation Brother - JE Root

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 3 5 0 80 37 16.00 143 55.94 0 0 10 0 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 3 2 30 6 0 - - - 1.20 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Sussex v Leeds/Bradford MCCU at Hove, Apr 2-4, 2015 scorecard
Last First-class Nottinghamshire v Hampshire at Nottingham, Sep 22-25, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
37, 0/6, 15, 0/0 Notts v Hampshire Nottingham 22 Sep 2015 FC
28, 2 Notts 2nd XI v Middx 2nd XI Radlett 7 Sep 2015 Other
60 Notts 2nd XI v Yorks 2nd XI Stamford Bridge 24 Aug 2015 Other
25, 0/2, 14 Notts 2nd XI v Leics 2nd XI Nottingham 12 Aug 2015 Other
49*, 1/9 Notts 2nd XI v Leics 2nd XI Nottingham 11 Aug 2015 Other OD
132*, 28*, 0/4 Notts 2nd XI v MCC Uni Cambridge 27 Jul 2015 Other
13* Notts 2nd XI v Nthants 2nd Nottingham 23 Jul 2015 Other OD
0/64, 1 Notts 2nd XI v Worcs 2nd XI Long Eaton 9 Jul 2015 Other OD
0, 2/48, 3 Notts 2nd XI v Worcs 2nd XI Nottingham 6 Jul 2015 Other
4, 2/37 Notts 2nd XI v Derby 2nd XI Derby 2 Jul 2015 Other OD
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Latest Photos

May 18, 2013

Joe Root and twelfth man Billy Root in the field, England v New Zealand, 1st Investec Test, Lord's, 3rd day, May 18, 2013

Joe Root and twelfth man Billy Root in the field

© Getty Images

May 17, 2013

Joe Root, on the left, had his younger brother Billy for company as 12th man, England v New Zealand, 1st Test, Lord's, 2nd day, May, 17, 2013

Joe Root, on the left, had his younger brother Billy for company as 12th man

© PA Photos

Country Fixtures Country Results
5th Place Play-off: England U19 v Pakistan U19 at Fatullah - Feb 12
England U19 88/3 (17.3/50 ov)
2nd ODI: SA Women v Eng Women at Centurion
Feb 12, 2016 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST)
4th ODI: South Africa v England at Johannesburg
Feb 12, 2016 (13:30 local | 11:30 GMT | 06:30 EST | 05:30 CST | 03:30 PST)
5th ODI: South Africa v England at Cape Town
Feb 14, 2016 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST)
3rd ODI: SA Women v Eng Women at Johannesburg
Feb 14, 2016 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST)
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